Sovereign Lending Tribe Wins Partial Victory in Conn. SCT

Here is the opinion in Great Plains Lending LLC v. State of Conn. Dept. of Banking:

Connecticut SCT Opinion

Briefs here.

Connecticut SCT Briefs in Great Plains Lending LLC v. State of Connecticut Dept. of Banking


Great Plains Brief

State Brief

Great Plains Reply

State Reply

Prior post here.

Connecticut SCT Affirms Tribal Immunity from Tort Suit; Rejects Ninth Circuit’s Maxwell Rule on Official Immunity

Here are the materials in Lewis v. Clarke (Conn.):

Ct SCT Opinion

Appellant Brief

Appellee Brief


Conn. Dram Shop Action against Mohegan Settles; Some Briefs Available

According to Indianz, the Mohegan Tribe settled this matter (VanStaen-Holland v. Lavigne), which was to be argued before the Connecticut Supreme Court today.

Some of the briefs are available, and worth reading:

Mohegan Brief

Connecticut Amicus Brief